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Arab Times

Pakistan arrests 97 militants – Jailbreak plan to free Pearl murderer foiled

ISLAMABAD, Feb 12, (RTRS): Pakistan has arrested 97 al-Qaeda and Lashkar-e-Jhangvi militants, including three commanders, in the southern city of Karachi and foiled a planned attack to break US journalist Daniel Pearl’s killer out of jail, the army said on Friday. The men are accused of involvement in major attacks …

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Asian expat caught running ‘liquor factory’ in his home

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 12: An Asian expatriate was arrested in Mina Abdullah area for running an illegal liquor manufacturing factory in his apartment. According to security sources, when Ahmadi Security Director Brigadier Abdullah Safa received a tipoff about an Asian expatriate manufacturing liquor in his apartment, investigations were launched based …

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Crackdown on vice

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 12: A Kuwaiti citizen, who is wanted by law for his involvement in a financial case, was arrested in Capital Governorate in possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia. According to security sources, Capital securitymen, based on instructions from Capital Security Director Major General Ibrahim Al-Tarrah, were patrolling …

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Indian kills self – Woman in suicide bid

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 12: An Indian expatriate ended his life by hanging himself with a rope tied to a branch of a tree in Amghara area. Security sources said the Operations Room of the Ministry of Interior received a report about the episode and dispatched paramedics and securitymen to the …

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Kuwaiti citizen admits killing wife in car inferno

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 12: The Ahmadi plainclothes policemen have taken into custody a Kuwait for the premeditated murder of his wife one month ago by setting fire to his car using an inflammable substance, reports Al-Rai daily. The daily added, the incident happened in Mina Abdullah area. According to police …

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Saudi, Eritrean, bedoun arrested – Trio wanted in various crimes

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 12: Plainclothes policemen from the Saad Al-Abdullah Police Station have arrested a Saudi, an Eritrean and a non-Kuwaiti who had been convicted by courts and sentenced to various jail terms, reports Al-Rai daily. According to a security source the arrest came after the Operations Room of the …

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Internet service interrupted

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 12: Internet services in Kuwait were interrupted on Friday due to defect in the main marine GCC cable, the Ministry of Communication said. Buthaina Al-Sbaiee, the assistant undersecretary for administrative and legal affairs, said in a statement that the electronic services in the other GCC countries were …

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‘Millions of dinars medicines lost or expired’ – Severe mismanagement in hospitals blamed

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 12: Following a stocktaking process in various hospitals and central pharmacies, Ministry of Health discovered that medicines worth millions of dinars were lost or had expired, which indicates severe mismanagement of the medicines and drugs provided to hospitals affiliated to Ministry of Health, reports Al-Shahed daily quoting …

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‘EQUATE achieves $739 million total profit in 2015 fiscal year’

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 12: EQUATE Petrochemical Company, Kuwait’s first international joint-venture in this industry, announced realizing a net profi t of $739 million for the fiscal year ending 31 Dec 2015, in comparison to $1.04 billion achieved in 2014. EQUATE President & CEO Mohammad Husain said, “EQUATE’s human capital exemplified …

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‘Development needs joint efforts by all State bodies’ – Economic situation exaggerated: MP

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 12, (Agencies): Achieving development in Kuwait is a joint responsibility and needs concerted efforts from all bodies, Minister of Social Affairs and Labor Hind Al-Sabeeh has stressed. Al-Sabeeh said some bodies delayed reply to letters sent by the Supreme Council for Planning and Development (SCPD) on some …

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